Clarkton is located close to the center of North Carolina. Clarkton is between the Bladen, Columbus county. Clarkton has 1.24 square miles of land area and 0.01 square miles of water area. As of 2010-2014, the total Clarkton population is 723, which has grown 2.55% since 2000. The population growth rate is much lower than the state average rate of 21.13% and is much lower than the national average rate of 11.61%. Clarkton median household income is $14,688 in 2010-2014 and has has shrunk by 33.86% since 2000. The income growth rate is much lower than the state average rate of 19.16% and is much lower than the national average rate of 27.36%. Clarkton median house value is $92,700 in 2010-2014 and has shrunk by -40.45% since 2000. The house value growth rate is about the same as the state average rate of 41.83% and is lower than the national average rate of 46.91%. As a reference, the national Consumer Price Index (CPI) inflation rate for the same period is 26.63%. On average, the public school district that covers Clarkton is worse than the state average in quality. The Clarkton area code is 910.